Dr. George Poletes, MD

Dr. George Poletes, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. George Poletes, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Mount Pleasant, MI and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Med Coll Of Ohio in 1990 and specializes in plastic surgery.

2207 S Mission St Ste A

Mount Pleasant, MI 48858

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Excision of Skin Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Wound Repair
very high
more than 99% of peers
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
very high
more than 94% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

5  Conditions Treated

11  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Med Coll Of Ohio
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Wright State U
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Wright State U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Akron Chldrns Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • U Nc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Poletes' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Poletes to family and friends
17 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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  • 4
  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. Poletes' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I wish I could explain to the extent in which my happiness is with Dr. Poletes and his staff. I had a recent surgery, and the genuine care and concern for me post op, not only took me by surprise as a patient but as a medical professional myself. I have never experienced such amazing follow up, and...more
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Dr. Poletes is the absolute best! After my double mastectomy, Dr. Poletes did an absolute wonderful and professional removal of additional breast tissue, referred to as, "dogs ears"! I have shared my experience with everyone that I have come in contact with because of the excellency of his career....more
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I had a great experience with Dr Poletes. My breast reduction turned out excellent. My outcome couldn't have been better. Dr Poletes takes extreme pride in his work and is truly an artist. His entire staff was very nice and helpful.
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I could not be happier and more content with the outcome of my cosmetic surgery, performed by Dr. Poletes. He is a great doctor, and an unbelievably skilled surgeon. He removed three moles from my face. One large one on my cheek, and two smaller ones. I had my stitches removed TWO days ago, and...more
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He was very informative on what to expect during and after my surgery. Procedure went well. all of my appointments were able to be scheduled quickly and sometimes last minute. I have complete trust in his abilities and would see him again.
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